NAD C388 Integrated Amplifier

NAD C388 Integrated Amplifier

$ 2,499

Integrated Amplifier


NAD C388 Integrated Amplifier

Hybrid Digital DAC Integrated Amplifier – 2 x 150w, phono, coax, optical in, wifi, bluetooth, MDC…


The NAD C388 Integrated Amplifier with Hybrid Digital DAC is ready for any type of listening with a wide array of connections, including a separate headphone amplifier that can drive high-impedance studio monitor headphones.   Furthermore, the line inputs of the NAD C388 can accommodate all kinds of analogue source components, offering ideal input impedance with linear ultra-low noise buffer amplifiers to preserve the musicality of recordings.  In addition it provides a nearly unrestricted reservoir of power that allows your speakers to reveal every nuance of musical detail…

Optional: the optional NAD BluOS module, the C388 can connect to your network and be controlled through a smartphone, tablet, or desktop, and connect wirelessly to any other BluOS-enabled device to create a multi-room High Resolution Audio system.


  • 150W x 2 Continuous power into 8 or 4 Ohms
  • Bluetooth A2DP with aptX supported
  • MM Phono input
  • Analogue line inputs
  • USB input for support purposes
  • SPDIF coax and optical inputs
  • Speaker A, Speaker B
  • Preamp/Subwoofer out
  • Headphone amplifier
  • MDC Slots for future upgrades
  • IR remote
  • Smartphone Control App
  • 12V Trigger in/out
  • IR in/out
  • RS-232 Serial port for control
  • Control4, Crestron, RTI, URC, AMX, Savant, Elan certified


  • Continuous Output Power into 4 Ω and 8 Ω (Stereo)
    • >150W (at rated THD, 20-20kHz, both channels driven)
  • IHF Dynamic Power
    • 2 Ω 400W
    • 4 Ω 350W
    • 8 Ω 250W
  • THD
    • <0.o3% (250mW to 150, 8 Ω and 4 Ω)
  • Signal/Noise Ratio
    • >95dB (A-weighted, 500mV input ref. 1W out in 8 Ω)
  • Damping Factor
    • >150 (ref. 8 Ω, 20Hz and 6.5kHz)
  • Frequency Response
    • ±0.3 dB (20Hz-20kHz)
  • Channel Separation
    • 1kHz >75dB
      10kHz >70dB
  • Frequency Response
    • ±0.3dB (20Hz-6.5kHz)
  • Input Sensitivity (For 50W in 8Ω)
    • Line In: 380mV, Digital In: 18%FS
  • Sample Rate
    • Up to 192kHz/24bit
  • Standby Power
  • <0.5W
  • Inputs
    • Digital: Coax x2, Optical x2
    • Analogue: Line In x2, Moving Magnet Phono Preamp (0.3mV input sensitivity ref. 200mV pre-out)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D)
    • 435 x 120 x 390mm (17 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 15 3/8)”
  • Net Weight
    • 11.2kg (24.7lb)
  • Shipping Weight
    • 13.6kg (30lb)